In our days and age, there are some “hot potatoes” that we find difficult to handle. For example, social justice, sexual orientation and civil disobedience, etc. Sadly, many people in the Christian circle have misunderstood the Bible and wrongly responded to these issues.
If we want to interpret the Book of Jonah correctly, we must understand its nature. First of all, let me make it clear to you that is not a fable or allegory, but a piece of history.
Jonah has some proper understandings about God but at the same time, he misunderstands God’s character and plan. So,what causes his misunderstandings?